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10-03-2018, 06:50 AM
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Posted By A26B

Start with the lowest numerical DTC code first &...

Start with the lowest numerical DTC code first & resolve, others usually follow.

Code 16: Check for bent pin occurring during re-installation of the DIS Module connector ( long one with 1/4" hex...
10-03-2018, 12:54 AM
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Posted By Z51JEFF

Code 31 won’t allow full power but car won’t run...

Code 31 won’t allow full power but car won’t run right either. When this sensor fails the car will buck lik fuel starvation and CHECH ENGINE light will be on.
10-02-2018, 08:50 PM
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Posted By mhobtr

I don't believe the system will go into full...

I don't believe the system will go into full power mode if a code exists.

16 - Direct ignition system (DIS) open or short circuit

Check your plug connections. You may have a bent pin in one of...
09-24-2018, 09:51 PM
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Posted By mhobtr

It is normal for there to be missing bolts in the...

It is normal for there to be missing bolts in the exhaust manifolds See http://www.jerrysgaskets.com/bolt-exhaust-manifold-90-95-1d2/

If you have not done so already, you need to flush your clutch...
09-19-2018, 12:19 AM
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Posted By mhobtr

You need to read Mark Haibeck's articles on...

You need to read Mark Haibeck's articles on filling the LT5 with coolant to prevent air pockets.

http://zr1specialist.com/HAT%20Web/articles/Filling%20the%20LT5%20With%20Coolant.pdf
...
09-18-2018, 10:58 AM
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Posted By A26B

OK, a couple of things. The holes in the cylinder...

OK, a couple of things. The holes in the cylinder heads are not "oil drain back" hole per se. The primary purpose is a restrictor in the PCV system. By design there are holes in only two of the three...
09-18-2018, 09:13 AM
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Posted By mhobtr

Something is not right, that fuel rail should...

Something is not right, that fuel rail should have gone back on the original brackets. Did you compare the old and new injectors side by side and find the new ones are taller? If you did, I think you...
09-15-2018, 08:03 PM
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Posted By A26B

Coolant Outlet Pipes & Bolts

Once you get rid of the original Coolant Outlet Pipe gaskets, the corroded bolt problem goes away with them. If you look at the original gaskets, you'll notice a silk screened bead of silicone. The...
09-12-2018, 09:02 AM
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Posted By mhobtr

Before you put the top back together, measure the...

Before you put the top back together, measure the primary and secondary resistance of each coil to be sure they are in spec. It will save having to remove the plenum again if you start to question...
09-06-2018, 08:55 PM
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Posted By mhobtr

Haibeck article on LT5 oil leaks ...

Haibeck article on LT5 oil leaks

http://zr1specialist.com/HAT%20Web/articles/Finding%20and%20Fixing%20Oil%20leaks%20on%20the%20LT5.pdf
09-06-2018, 02:43 PM
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Posted By mhobtr

Your experience is shaping up to be very close to...

Your experience is shaping up to be very close to mine. I bought a '91 that had not been on the road in about seven years. Tires were flat, ran awful and oil leaks like crazy.

First went with new...
09-06-2018, 01:57 PM
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Posted By ccmano

Looking good. I suggest while your in there...

Looking good. I suggest while your in there remove the injector housings and put new lower gaskets in. Several, including me, have had failures of the lower IH gaskets causing oil the be sucked in...
08-29-2018, 12:47 PM
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Posted By mhobtr

If you found evidence of a rodent was on top of...

If you found evidence of a rodent was on top of the engine, there is most likely a nest under the plenum. Need to pull the plenum and starter and clean everything out. Look for chewed wiring and...
08-25-2018, 11:42 AM
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Posted By ccmano

Welcome to the club! Don’t forget to check in...

Welcome to the club! Don’t forget to check in over at the ZR1.net forum. Your best resource for help with these cars is these two sites. The “search” function is your best friend for any question you...
08-25-2018, 10:48 AM
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Posted By mhobtr

While you're doing that, you can remove the...

While you're doing that, you can remove the secondary throttle plates, or tie them open, and eliminate the headache with the failure of it's vacuum system.

Order gaskets and fuel rail O-rings from...
03-13-2018, 05:24 PM
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Posted By FINWOLF

did mine with dewitt ...

did mine with dewitt


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03-13-2018, 04:34 PM
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Posted By 1965fuelie

I got this from DeWitts. It is the bb radiator...

I got this from DeWitts. It is the bb radiator for sb rad support with dual electric fans. Installation was bolt in, but a few hours making the electric cables and relees look good. It keeps my ZZ502...
03-11-2018, 02:31 PM
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Posted By Tom DeWitt

I know you said you already had an electric fan...

I know you said you already had an electric fan but I think it makes sense to buy this as a package with the fans mounted.

My favorite is the 1249063M. This is the HP (1.25") option with fans and...
03-10-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,469
Posted By USMC 0802

As soon as I pulled the motor and radiator out of...

As soon as I pulled the motor and radiator out of my car last year, I knew the stocker had to go...

I went with the Dewitts (1.25” tubes as well) on my ‘66 with 385 HP crate motor and love it. ...
03-10-2018, 05:11 PM
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Posted By Sky65

I would go with the DeWitts. You may even want to...

I would go with the DeWitts. You may even want to step up to the dual fan version.

https://www.dewitts.com/products/mod-corvette-63-65-auto-4139024m

Summit carries them. I'm using a 66 BB dual...
03-10-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,469
Posted By Nowhere Man

Dewitts the stacked plate aluminium are vacuum...

Dewitts the stacked plate aluminium are vacuum brazed for the SB
03-29-2017, 11:27 AM
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Views: 3,436
Posted By Poorhousenext

Mike, What I'm about is not parenting, only...

Mike,

What I'm about is not parenting, only what I think will make better for both your and your son's safety, an even still it does not guarantee that it will make you safe, just maybe a little...
03-28-2017, 06:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,436
Posted By rfn026

The belts are a serious problem. We won't tell...

The belts are a serious problem. We won't tell your wife though.

You absolutely need the crotch belt. And, it needs to be installed properly.

Running the submarine belt over the front edge of...
03-27-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,436
Posted By Easy Rhino

I may take the contrarian view here, but that...

I may take the contrarian view here, but that said:

1 - these glorious cars have effectively none of the safety features of today's cars that allow you to not pay attention while driving and still...
01-04-2016, 01:44 AM
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Views: 4,159
Posted By ptjsk

That sounds like you're on the right track!

That sounds like you're on the right track!
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